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borstal

a form of custodial sentence for young offenders, now superseded by young offender institutions.
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The 28-year-old, who is currently performing as Brendan Behan in Borstal Boy at Dublin's Gaiety Theatre, revealed: "People know at this point I am not going to tell them anything.
A production company is currently filming at Ford Castle near Berwick and at the town itself for the series which has the working title Bring Back Borstal.
Spokesman of Prisons department said on Wednesday that during his visit to the jail,District and Session Judge (DSJ) Faisalabad Abid Hussain Qureshi issued orders for release of 27 prisoners from District Jail and 41 juveniles from Borstal Jail.
Newcastle's Dog and Parrot will play host to a HeartRock Live showcase tomorrow, featuring The Borstal Babies; LoGoz; Spitfire Bullets; and Nathan Newton lead singer with Warning
Which Irish author and IRA member wrote Borstal Boy and the play The Quare Fellow?
A further e-mail described the school as a borstal.
You're Wondering Now Paul Williams ISBN: 1898927251 The Two Tone Story George Marshall ISBN: 0951849735 Sent From Coventry, The Chequered past of Two Tone Richard Eddington ISBN: 0953994252 Wheels Out Of Gear- 2 Tone, The Specials & A World In Flame Dave Thompson ISBN: 1900924846 The 2-Tone Trail Pete Chambers ISBN: 0954412532 Ska'd For Life Horace Panter ISBN: 978028307029 2-Tone-2, Dispatches From the 2-Tone City-30 Years On Pete Chambers ISBN: 978-0954412562 Original Rude Boy-From Borstal To The Specials Neville Staple with Tony McMahon ISBN: 184513480X You're Wondering Now-A History of The Specials Paul Williams AVAILABLE FROM SEPTEMBER 2009 FROM CHERRY RED BOOKS 2- TONSE IN PRINT
IN my youth we had capital punishment, corporal punishment, borstal, approved schools, National Service, teachers could cane pupils and parents could smack children.
In 1981 Mr Justice Openshaw's father Judge William Openshaw was stabbed 12 times in the head, neck and back by John Smith - a defendant he had sent to Borstal 13 years before.
In which county is the village of Borstal, home to Britain's first juvenile detention centre?
The pair, who claim they were innocent dupes of drugs barons, are due to be sentenced in less than a fortnight and face up to three years in a borstal.
Which Irish author wrote the autobiography Borstal Boy?